Retrofit Double Glazing Windows

Double Glazing Osborne Park


Double glazing is a process where a window or glass door is constructed by joining two panes of glass with a space between them.  The space is filled with normal air or inert gasses and a moisture absorbing desiccant or material before the panes are tightly sealed together.

Double glazed windows can improve the thermal insulation in a home.  It traps the heat inside the room and keeps the room warm.  While in hot summers, it prevents the heat outside from getting in, keeping the room cooler.  This can help the resident save energy on heating and cooling devices.

Magnetite Double Glazing System

Magnetite Double Glazing System

Another problem that homeowners and even business establishments of Osborne Park encounter is condensation.   The occurrence of condensation in the house or building can give unpleasant effects such as musty odours, pools of water on window sills, which may damage window frames.  Condensation can also damage paint work, wallpapers and even curtains.  It also leads to the formation of moulds, which can lead to health problems in the household.

Experts suggest that the best way to prevent condensation is to have double glazed windows which provide thermal insulation.  They recommend the use of low- emissivity glass for better room insulation.

Double glazed windows do not only provide excellent thermal insulation in the home, but these also help keep the home quieter.  With the use of laminated glass and a good spacer between the glass panes, external noise can be significantly reduced and thus peace and quiet can be enjoyed in the home.

Also, double glazed windows help reduce ultraviolet light coming from the sun entering your home especially when tinted glass is used on the outside of the unit.  Ultraviolet light from the sun can cause skin damage on people and fading on carpets, paintings, and even on furniture.

Furthermore, retrofit double glazing your Osborne Park home can also provide more security in the home.  Since intruders usually break in through windows from the outside, double glazed windows are tougher to break than single pane windows.  Some shops offer double glazed windows and doors with special locking systems.  This will add even more to your home security.

It is said that there is no place like home. Homeowners certainly would like to feel comfortable and secured in their own homes.


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